About Elizabeth @55fakingnormal
Elizabeth White is an author and former nonprofit executive with domestic and international expertise in economic development, aging solutions and gender equality. She is the author of "Fifty-five, Unemployed, and Faking Normal." You can reach her on twitter or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elizabeth’s Recent Stories
Economy Sep 07Column: How to create a financial hardship support group
When I lost my job three years ago, one friend in particular proved to be my touchstone and sanity refuge. We were brutally honest with each other, and that allowed me to take my first steps back from the abyss.
Economy Jan 26Column: Broke baby boomers, it’s time to claw your way back
When you’ve landed here, what’s the play? When nothing works anymore, what do you do? When you’ve forgotten who you are and what you know, where do you begin?…
Economy Jan 19Column: Broke baby boomers, it’s time to face reality
Elizabeth White had a comfortable upper-middle-class lifestyle. She lost it all. She talks about how to create a "new normal."…